This course examines the Lean Kaizen Improvement workshop and its effect on lean operations. During the course, students explore the step-by-step process of an improvement workshop. You’ll learn to identify projects suited to this process improvement method and examine the nine-step journey to achieving it.
Before starting this module, students should complete the Lean Experience© or lean fundamentals class. This will give you a good understanding of lean principles, rules, and mapping techniques. We also recommend completing the Introduction to Lean Rules and Principles, Introduction to Mapping, and the After-Action report. Other helpful modules include Visual Management, Standard Work Instructions, and Error Proofing.